Marc Katano (b.1952)

IMG_5022Marc Katano (b. 1952). Sentimental Papers #9, 1998.  22 x 30 inches; 25 x 33 inches framed. Lithographic monoprint with hand-painted appliqué. Edition of 21 unique monoprints of which this example is #9. Signed and numbered in pencil lower right.

SOLD

Biography:

EDUCATION: B.F.A., California College of Arts, with Distinction, 1975

Solo Exhibitions
2018   Marc Katano | Selected Works, Leslie Sacks Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Marc Katano | Wirtz Art, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, CA
2017   Outside Voice, Art Museum of Sonoma County, CA
2016   New Work, Art Museum of Sonoma County, CA
2016   Stremmel Gallery, Reno, NV
2015   Still Water, Leslie Sacks Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2014   Angels’ Share, Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2012   Incisions, paintings on wood, 1990-91, 455 Market, San Francisco, CA
curated by Bonnie Earls Solari
2009   Marc Katano: Half Light, Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2008   Marc Katano:  Eurhythmic, Cheryl Pelavin Fine Arts, New York,  NY
2006   Costello Childs Art, Phoenix, AZ
2005   Tadu Contemporary Art Downtown, Santa Fe, NM Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2004   Bryan Ohno Gallery, Seattle, WA 2003 Stremmel Gallery, Reno, NV
The Contemporary Museum at First Hawaiian Center, Honolulu, HI
Pulliam Deffenbaugh Gallery, Portland, OR
2002   Line Drawing, Cheryl Pelavin Fine Arts, New York, NY
2001   New Paintings, Stremmel Gallery, Reno, NV
2000   New Paintings, Pulliam & Deffembaugh Gallery, Portland, OR
1999   Palimpsest, Cheryl Pelavin Fine Arts, New York, NY
Pulliam & Deffenbaugh Gallery, Portland, OR Stremmel Gallery, Reno, NV
Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1997   Dusk and Dawn, Stremmel Gallery, Reno, NV
1995   Light and Shadows, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
Thomas Babeor Gallery, La Jolla, CA
Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Penumbra, Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Art Salon II, Chiba, Japan
1994   Gallery Fresca, Tokyo, Japan
Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1993   Sharon Truax Fine Art, Venice, CA
1992   GH2 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1991   Richard Green Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1989   Richard Green Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1988   Richard Green Gallery, New York, NY
1987   Mary Wright Gallery, Dallas, TX
1986   Richard Green Gallery, New York, NY
Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1985   San Jose Institute of Contemporary Arts, San Jose, CA
1984   Bank of America Plaza Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Hodges/Banks Gallery, Seattle, WA
1983   Studio Marconi, Milan, Italy
Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1982   California State University, Hayward, CA
1980   Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1979   Introductions, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Group Exhibitions
2015   Sonoma State University Art Gallery, Sonoma, CA
2013   AKIN: The Art of Nicole and Marc Katano, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art
curated by Kate Eilertsen
2010   One by the Other, The EDGE Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2009   Stremmel Gallery, Reno, NV, November 09
2008   Inaugural Exhibition, The Edge Gallery, Santa Fe,  NM
Inaugural Exhibition, Costello Childs Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Friends, Cheryl Pelavin Fine Art,  New York, NY
2007   18 Painters, Visual Arts Gallery, Mt. Hood College, Gresham, OR
CCA Artists at Wirtz Gallery, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2006   Inaugural Exhibition, Costello/Childs Contemporary, Phoenix, AZ
Paintings on Paper 1998-2006, Costello/Childs Contemporary, Phoenix, AZ
3 Painters, Tadu Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, NM
Black and White, Pulliam Deffenbaugh Gallery, Portland, OR
2004   Marc Katano Paintings/Minoru Ohira Sculpture,
Sabina Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Summer Painting Show, Bryan Ohno Gallery, Seattle, WA
2002   In Context: Pattern in Contemporary Printmaking
Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, New Jersey
2001   Marc Katano and Minoru Ohira, Bryan Ohno Gallery, Seattle, WA
Contemporary Prints, Pulliam Deffenbaugh Gallery, Portland, OR
Collecting Our Thoughts: The Community Responds to Art in the
Permanent Collection: San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
2000   Past and New Print Publications: Works by Marc Katano, Brad Durham,
Charles C. Hill and Craig Kauffman: Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 1999
LA NY LA, Cheryl Pelavin Fine Art, New York, NY
1998   Works on Paper, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1997   California Painting Sampler: Selections from Bank of America
Corporation Art Collection, Bank of America
World Headquarters, San Francisco, CA
Two Person Exhibition, Katano/Sakata, L.A. Artcore, Los Angeles, CA
1996   NEWances, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
New Beginnings, Skirball Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Fifteenth Anniversary Exhibition, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
1996   Group Exhibition, Thomas Babeor Gallery, La Jolla, CA
1994   Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
A Common Language, Sharon Truax Fine Art, Venice, CA
Marc Katano and Minoru Ohira Nature Organized,
Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA
Inaugural Exhibition, L.A. Artcore, Los Angeles, CA
1993   Gallery IV Los Angeles, CA
Gallery Finarte, Nagoya, Japan
1991   The Artist’s Hand: Drawings from the BankAmerica Art Collection
San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA
Maruzen Gallery, Sendai, Japan
1990   Entetsu Art Theater Rose, Hamamatsu, Japan
1989   Order and Intuition, Palo Alto Cultural Center, Palo Alto, CA
1988   Mind Over Matter: New American Abstraction, International Art Project,
San Francisco, CA
Then and Now, Palo Alto Cultural Center, Palo Alto, CA
1987   Shaklee Building, San Francisco, CA
1985   Cultural Frontiers Across the Pacific,
Dominican College, San Raphael, CA
California Directions in Painting,
Visual Arts Center of Alaska Anchorage, AK
1984   Traditions Transformed, Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
American Woodcuts Revival and Innovation, organized by
World Print Council; traveling exhibition throughout Europe, sponsored
by U.S.I.S. Mary Porter
Sesnon Art Gallery, Porter College, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
1983   Oriental Art, The St. Paul Company Headquarters, St. Paul, MN
The Japanese Artist in Hawaii ’83, Amfac Center Gallery, Honolulu, HI
1981   Bay Arts ’81, juried by Jan Butterfield, Belmont, CA
February: A Group Exhibition, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1991   Crocker-Kingsley Annual Exhibition, juried by Betty Turnbull, E.B.
Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
Three at Stephen Wirtz, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
SECA Award Exhibition, San Francisco Museum of
Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
1980   Sculpture, Berkeley Arts Center, Berkeley, CA
1978   Alumni Invitational, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
1977   Group Exhibition, Sun Gallery, Hayward, CA
1975   Hayward Area Festival of the Arts, Hayward, CA
1974   Bay Area Contemporary Artists,
Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA
Group Exhibition, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Publications
Creative Quarterly, Fall 2008
San Francisco Bay Area Painting, Group Exhibition, Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 1984
Traditions Transformed, Group Exhibition, Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA 1984
Doizaki Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 1984
American Woodcuts:  Revival and Innovation, World Print Council/U.S.I.S., 1984

Public Collections
Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
Legion of Honor, Achenback Collection, San Francisco, CA
Renown Regional Medical Center Art Collection, Reno, NV
The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI
Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, New Jersey
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
San Jose Museum of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA
San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, CA
Sacramento Regional Transit District, Sacramento, CA

Awards
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Absolut Vodka campaign, Los Angeles, CA
KQED-Crown Zellerbach Exhibition, jurors: Austin Conkey, Judith L. Dunham, Bonnie Earls-Solari, San Francisco, CA, 1980
Society for the Encouragement of Contemporary Art SECA Award, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA 1981